Peter Godwin is the author of When a Crocodile Eats the Sun. Born and raised in Zimbabwe, he studied law and international relations at Cambridge and Oxford. He has worked as a foreign correspondent in Africa and Eastern Europe for The Sunday Times (London) and BBC TV. He now lives in Manhattan and contributes regularly to National Geographic, New York Times magazine, and BBC Radio. In additional to Mukiwa and When a Crocodile Eats the Sun, Godwin is the coauthor of Rhodesians Never Die, The Three of Us, and Wild at Heart—Man and Beast in Southern Africa.